BA flights to Pula, Istria in Croatia

The region of Istria in Croatia is now making a name for itself and is seen as an alternative travel destination to the southern and highly populated Dubrovnik.

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This part of central Europe with its heritage of antiquity and ties with Venice is instantly discernable.  Present day, it is a blend of cultures, which has now become a vibrant and must see hub.

Istria offers the sea, romantic coves and ports. If you are a curious traveler, a magical journey through its medieval towns is a must.

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The amphitheater in Pula where Gladiators once fought is a monument dating back to the 1st century and today is a stage for festivals and concerts.

 

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One must not forget to enjoy Istria’s gastronomy, which is known for its seafood delicacies and ‘peka’ style cooking as well as its famous truffles and wines.

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BA is now flying direct from Heathrow to Pula Airport – flight time is about two hours and twenty minutes. Direct flights are available during the summer months of July through to September.